The salesman pressured us to buy the car right away.
An example of pressure is holding a bandage firmly on an open cut.
Economic pressures forcing people to work two jobs.
Defensive pressure forced the quarterback to throw interceptions.
Doesn't work well under pressure.
The pressure of poverty; the pressure of taxes; the pressure of motives on the mind; the pressure of civilization.
She has felt pressure lately because her boss expects her to get the job done by the first.
The pressure of business.
Felt pressure to conform; peer-group pressure.